Research 2014

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After the Boom - Commodity Prices and Economic Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean Financial Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Business cycles, China, Commodity prices, Economic growth, Latin America and Caribbean International Monetary Fund
Towards greener cities with social and gender equity in Latin America Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Environmental Economics, Gender Economics Economic growth, Environmental policy, Gender, Latin America
Heading into Trouble: A Comparison of the Latin American Crises and the Euro Area's Current Crisis Financial Economics, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Economic crisis, Latin America, Sovereign debt Banco de México
La inclusión y la estabilidad financieras Financial Economics Financial development, Financial inclusion, Latin America, Regulation CEMLA
Pension Design with a Large Informal Labor Market: Evidence from Chile Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Chile, Informality, Pensions Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Total Factor Productivity Estimation in Peru: Primal and Dual Approaches Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Economic growth, Peru, Productivity Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Global boom, local impacts: Mining revenues and subnational outcomes in Peru 2007-2011 Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Environmental Economics, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Mining, extraction, and refining, Natural resources, Peru, Poverty reduction Inter-American Development Bank
Assesing the impact of a student loan program on time-to-degree: The case of a program in Peru Education - Health Education, Education enrollment, Peru Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Economic and political inclusion of human development conditional transfer programmes in Latin America? Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Conditional Cash Transfers, Latin America, Poverty reduction, Social protection Brooks World Poverty Institute, University of Manchester
The Effect of Land Title on Child Labor Supply: Empirical Evidence from Brazil Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics, Labor, Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Brazil, Child labor, Land use University of Sao Paulo
Institutional investors and long-term investment: evidence from Chile Financial Economics Chile, Emerging markets, Financial markets The World Bank
The Efficiency of Education Expenditure in Latin America and Lessons for Colombia Education - Health Education, Efficiency, Latin America Departamento Nacional de Planeación de Colombia
Shelter from the Storm: Upgrading Housing Infrastructure in Latin American Slums Environmental Economics, Infraestructure - Transport - Water Climate change, Infrastructure, Latin America and Caribbean, Natural disasters, Poverty Inter-American Development Bank
The Politics of the diffusion of Conditional Cash Transfers in Latin America Politics and Economy, Fiscal Policy - Public and Welfare Economics Conditional Cash Transfers, Latin America, Politics
Land Accumulation Dynamics in Developing Country Agriculture Agricultural - Natural Resource Economics Agriculture, Inequality, Land use
Latin American Growth in the 21st Century: The 'Commodities Boom' That Wasn't Globalization - Trade, Macroeconomics - Economic growth - Monetary Policy Commodity prices, Exports, Latin America, Terms of trade Centre for Economic Policy Research
The Search and Matching Equilibrium in an Economy with an Informal Sector: A Positive Analysis of Labor Market Policies Labor Informality, Labor market, Labor policies Banco de la República de Colombia
Tackling Social Exclusion: Evidence from Chile Poverty - Inequality - Aid Effectiveness Chile, Poverty, Social protection
Understanding Latin America’s Financial Inclusion Gap Financial Economics Financial inclusion, Financial institutions, Income inequality, Latin America Center for Global Development
Bases, Bullets and Ballots: the Effect of U.S. Military Aid on Political Conflict in Colombia Conflict, Crime and Violence, Politics and Economy National Bureau of Economic Research

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